Flamingo East

Object Number: 
2007.6.22
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
The green, black and white cardboard matchbook is printed with a green and black checkerboard pattern on the outside. The inside is printed "FLAMINGO EAST / 219 SECOND AVE. / NY NY 10003 / 212 . 533 . 2860"; printed on the bottom of the front is "PPMG NY 718 -361-7965"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group